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Posted: May 10, 2017

W&B Prime Construction Services Joins ABC Builder Network

Chambersburg, PA - American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading domestic and international manufacturer and marketer of high-quality metal building systems for industrial, commercial, and institutional construction markets, announces the addition of W&B Prime Construction Services of Chambersburg, Pennsylvania to its national network of Builders.

Posted: May 09, 2017

Schweiss Doors Now Offers Quick And Easy ‘Splice Connections’

Fairfax, MN – Schweiss Doors is proud to announce the invention of its new hydraulic door Splice Connection system. Schweiss engineers came up with this one-of-a-kind Splice Connection that allows the doors to be broken down, shipped and easily assembled at a fraction of the normal cost.

Posted: May 05, 2017

Triangle Fastener Announces New Corporate Video

Pittsburgh, PA – Triangle Fastener Corporation has announced the release of their corporate video. The 2-1/2-minute video highlights the company's products and services, and details the various markets they serve.

Posted: May 03, 2017

Gaten Series Perforated Metal Panels Brochure Now Available From ATAS International

Allentown, PA - ATAS International Inc. offers a new brochure highlighting the Gaten Series of perforated metal wall panels. The product name pays tribute to the Dutch heritage of the founders of ATAS: Jack and Nel Bus. “Gaten” means “holes” in Dutch, and the Gaten Series includes a variety of hole sizes and placement combinations.

Posted: May 01, 2017

American Buildings Company Adds Crews To Builder Network

Eufaula, AL - American Buildings Company (ABC), a leading domestic and international manufacturer and marketer of high-quality metal building systems for industrial, commercial, and institutional construction markets, announces the addition of Crews Inc. of Athens, Alabama to its national network of Builders.

Posted: Apr 28, 2017

APV Engineering Coatings Introduces Fade-Resistant, Field-Applied Coating

Akron, OH – APV Engineered Coatings has launched a new line of primer and topcoat systems under the NeverFade® brand name for restoration of architectural metal structures such as wall panels, window and door frames, roofs, railings, overhangs and decorative features.

Posted: Apr 27, 2017

CR Laurence Railing Catalog Allows Online Browsing

Los Angeles, CA - C.R. Laurence, a supplier and manufacturer of products to the glass and glazing industry, has announced the availability of the new HR18 Architectural Railings Catalog.

Posted: Apr 26, 2017

AIA Architecture Billings Index Continues To Strengthen

Washington, DC – The first quarter of 2017 ended on a positive note for the Architecture Billings Index (ABI). As a leading economic indicator of construction activity, the ABI reflects the approximate nine to twelve month lead time between architecture billings and construction spending. The American Institute of Architects (AIA) reported the March ABI score was 54.3, up from a score of 50.7 in the previous month.

Posted: Apr 25, 2017

Firestone Building Products Announces Master Contractor Award Winners

Indianapolis, IN – Firestone Building Products Company, LLC, a leading manufacturer and supplier of high-performing building product solutions, has announced their 2017 Master Contractor award recipients. These top-tier companies are among the top 5 percent of Firestone Building Products Red Shield™ Licensed Roofing Contractors and were selected for their exemplary installation, quality of work and customer service.

Posted: Apr 24, 2017

Beckry®Tex Wrinkle Finishes Take Coatings To New Depths

Elk Grove Village, IL - Beckers has introduced Beckry®Tex, a super durable polyester architectural coating system. The result of over 30 years of research and development conducted by the Beckers Group, Beckry®Tex offers a series of unique textured coatings with an ultra low-gloss finish that will enhance the aesthetic of any roofing project in the commercial, residential and industrial metal roofing markets.

Posted: Apr 21, 2017

CFSEI Hosting 2017 Expo In Fort Worth, May 22-23

Washington, DC - The Cold-Formed Steel Engineers Institute (CFSEI) will host the 2017 CFSEI Annual Expo on May 22-23, 2017 at the Sheraton Fort Worth Downtown Hotel in Fort Worth, Texas. This event is designed for architects, builders/contractors and engineers, with an educational program geared toward both skilled cold-formed steel (CFS) framing professionals as well as newcomers.

Posted: Apr 20, 2017

MBMA Announces 2017 Capstone Program College Participants

Cleveland, OH - The Metal Building Manufacturers Association (MBMA) announces the newest participants in its capstone course program. This program enables colleges and universities to work with MBMA and its member companies to offer a Senior Design Course focusing on metal buildings.

Posted: Apr 19, 2017

Knight Wall Systems Develops Rainscreen Attachment Systems Video

Deer Park, WA - Knight Wall Systems announces that it has launched a new marketing video that provides an overview of the company’s technology and entire range of rainscreen attachment systems, according to company president Doug Knight.

Posted: Apr 18, 2017

Butler Honors Bel-Con As Design Award Winner

Kansas City, MO - Butler Manufacturing™ has named Canadian builder Bel-Con Design-Builders Ltd. as this year’s Butler Design Award winner for its industry-leading construction of a new facility for SafeStart, a safety training company in Belleville, Ontario.

Posted: Apr 17, 2017

Coated Metals Group Expands Indianapolis Facility

Indianapolis, IN - Coated Metals Group (CMG) has expanded its Indianapolis location with a recent addition to its operation facility. The expansion has increased the building's square footage by over 50 percent allowing CMG to ramp up their on-hand inventory and production.

Posted: Apr 14, 2017

PPG Video Series Shows OEMs How To Repair Surface Defects On Finished Coatings

Pittsburgh, PA - PPG (NYSE: PPG) has produced four videos - including an introductory video and three training videos - demonstrating how original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and their suppliers can repair surface defects on coated parts without re-running entire units through their production lines.

Posted: Apr 14, 2017

White Paper On Lightning And Radiant Barriers Available

Olathe, KS - A white paper titled "Does the presence of a radiant barrier system (including an RBS with metallic materials) increase the risk of a lightning strike to a structure?" is now available for purchase through RIMA International (RIMA-I).

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